Hemidrachm of Iasos with head of Apollo

Greek
Classical Period
394–350 B.C.


Mint: Caria, Iasos

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1966.

Dimensions

Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 1.81 gm.

Accession Number

04.1072

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate to right, hair in low knot.
Reverse: In incuse square, lyre, full front.
Inscription in Greek at right.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1174); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund